It starts today!!!

We are getting so close now!

Online ticket sales are now closed.  Day, weekend, and camping passes will be available at the gate all weekend. Campground access starts Friday at noon, festival gates open at 6pm.

See you all there!!!

2016 Lineup Announced! Earlybird tickets on sale now!

2016 final
Early bird tickets are on sale on the website now. There are a limited number of campground passes as well as early bird weekend passes so while you’re checking out the lineup maybe pop over to the online shopping cart! It’s a green ticket so if you purchase electronically we do not print and Mail them to you we will have your info at the gate! No waste! It’s the best way to go!



Looking to get rid of some items hanging around your house? We may have the answer!

The Garage sale, bake sale, and BBQ will be Saturday June 11th at the Valleyview Community Center!

To donate to the garage sale please contact Marilyn or Thom MacNeill at 204-726-8779.
You can buy a table to sell your wares or donate items to be sold!

All proceeds going to this years BFMAS!

Volunteers needed

Come one, come all! 

The 32nd Brandon Folk Festival needs volunteers for a fast paced and fun-filled weekend of great music, art and more!

We’re looking for people for areas such as Front gate, Campground gates, environment, safety, hospitality and more!

If you’re interested please visit our Volunteer Page for more information.


A huge thank you to all the artists, volunteers staff, area heads, sponsors, businesses that support the festival and of course to our wonderful audience!

Bear with us as we put everything back together and we will be with your emails and post the raffle numbers soon, if you didn’t catch them on site.

Also, consider volunteering or applying to perform early next year.  It’s really never too soon so consider volunteer recruitment open for next year as well as application to perform!


Line up Announcement for 2015

 Full LINE UP and artist information is available now!!!!

Early Bird Tickets are now on sale!

These are your Headliners who will be playing Full Concert Length Sets for this year –

A TRIBE CALLED RED – Closing Friday

DIGGING ROOTS – Closing Saturday

TANYA TAGAQ – Closing Sunday

Brandon poster 2015

Call for Volunteers Now Open!

Want to volunteer at the Festival this year? Come join the team that gets this up in the air and makes it run…quite a miraculous thing to be a part of really. Just email Yoko at fill out her form and you’ll be on your way to life inside the festival!

It’s how our Artistic Director got started at the festival, volunteering in the food truck the festival ran, when she was 15. For anyone who hasn’t volunteered but has thought about it, we’d encourage you to give it a try.

2014 lineup announced

The 30th annual Brandon Folk, Music & Art Festival is pleased to announce their line-up will feature a wide range of artists from around Manitoba, across Canada, and even the United States and the United Kingdom.

Appearing at the 2014 festival will be:

  • Martin Sexton (USA)  
  • Cold Specks (ONT/UK)
  • Ben Caplan & the Casual Smokers (NOVA SCOTIA)
  • isKwé (MB)
  • Mariachi Ghost (MB)
  • Chez Willi (MB)
  • Kaylee Jay (MB)
  • The DoneFors (ONT)
  • Son Latino Band (MB)
  • Ben Sures (ALBERTA)
  • Wax Mannequin (ONT)
  • shayne avec i grec (BC)
  • Slow Spirit (MB)
  • Matt Epp (MB)

More will be announced in the coming weeks.

Ticket prices are largely the same as last year, with earlybird weekend passes just $64 for the three-day festival, and just $56 for students and seniors.

UPDATE: Earlybird ticket sales have now ended.